Business & Technology

Climate & Energy

Rising seas are lapping at the doors of Trump’s real estate empire

"You're fired!" says the ocean.

off the rails

Explosive oil trains are feeling some serious heat this week

Protestors across the U.S. are trying to take down this deadly public health threat.

Business & Technology

Senate passes GMO-labeling bill

Partisans on both sides hate it.

Climate & Energy

Carbon prices are way down, thanks to the Supreme Court’s hold on Clean Power Plan

How is this going to affect cap-and-trade plans? Let’s ask the oracle.

life's a beach

Why is a ton of trash washing up on beaches in Hong Kong? It’s a mystery!

But we have a guess.

a (pipe)line in the (tar) sand

Canada just shut down another major pipeline proposal

Northern Gateway is the latest tar sands pipeline to run afoul of the law.

what a spud

Wonky Mr. Potato Head wants you to know it’s not the shape that counts

The campaign to embrace ugly produce puts a twist on the classic toy.

News

Harry Potter implicated in first driverless car death

A Tesla sedan got into a fatal accident while in autopilot mode -- and it looks like the driver was watching a DVD at the time.

The spurn of the screw

Now there’s one less way for Big Coal to screw over Americans

The Obama administration has closed a loophole that let coal companies cheat taxpayers out of royalties.